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conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual

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As a rule," said Holmes, "the more bizarre a thing is the less mysterious it proves to be.
It was clear that they must have been extremely good to that girl whose position in the world seemed somewhat difficult, with her face of a victim, her obvious lack of resignation and the bizarre status of orphan "to a certain extent.
They both agreed it was frightful, then made several bizarre remarks:
And I discovered he longed for their boy to grow up so that he could have a man to talk with in that language that to our ears sounded so disturbing, so passionate, and so bizarre.
That she should write to him at all, when she knew he would be home for dinner, was perfectly ridiculous; but that she should leave it like this--in evidence for chance discovery--struck him as so outrageous that, thinking of it, he experienced suddenly a staggering sense of insecurity, an absurd and bizarre flash of a notion that the house had moved a little under his feet.
Facing the only gas-lamp yawned the cavern of a second-hand furniture dealer, where, deep in the gloom of a sort of narrow avenue winding through a bizarre forest of wardrobes, with an undergrowth tangle of table legs, a tall pier-glass glimmered like a pool of water in a wood.
ALL that the boatswain, out of a superabundance of yells, could make clear to Captain MacWhirr was the bizarre intelligence that "All them Chinamen in the fore 'tween deck have fetched away, sir.
It seemed to him bizarre that secrecy should play such a large part in the comfort and safety of lives.
When it comes to beating the subjects in the dissecting-rooms with a stick, it is certainly taking rather a bizarre shape.
A Chien Bizarre fur is not only a luxurious product for dogs and their owners; it is a lifestyle brand with an attitude and, most importantly, a conscious decision.
Byline: A tragic road accident in Turkey took a bizarre twist when a swarm of bees attacked the victims and their rescuers.
For nearly 10 years, Zimmern has brought these stories to life in his Travel Channel series, " Bizarre Foods" with Andrew Zimmern,which premieres its ninth season onMonday, September 28 at 9:00 p.
Jojo's Bizarre Adventure: Phantom Blood Volume 1 and Volume 2 kick off the English-language translation of a long-running Japanese shonen manga (comics geared toward boys and men) following the generations of the Joestar family.
gave evidence to the council, said: "Last April we began to see a rise in discar ded needles and this began to tally with a rise in aggressive and bizarre behaviour in Sergeant Neil Wilson, who gave evidence to the council, said: "Last April we began to see a rise in discarded needles and this began to tally with a rise in aggressive and bizarre behaviour in people identified as users.
Still, it's just about worth catching for the comedy value of Bridges, whose bizarre accent sounds like Sean Connery munching a pillow.